MET Technician - IPSWICH

Encore Personnel Tech Coventry
14 May 2019
21 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
**MET Technician - Permanent contract**

Pay: £28,000-£32,000 per annum

Hours: Days 07:00 - 17:00 Monday- Friday

Location: Ipswich - IP6


  • £28,000 - £32,000 per annum
  • 10% bonus
  • Permanent position available
  • One of the largest accident repair centres in the UK

The Role:

As a MET Technician you will be:

  • Removing and refitting parts to ensure body repairs are to a very high standard and to contribute to the overall production process.
  • Working in partnership with repair consultants, production team and the site production Lead.
  • Reporting unseen damage absent from the Estimate as soon as it is identified
  • Assessing tool and equipment requirements, and to report damaged or faulty equipment immediately
  • Preparing and priming of a new/repaired panel to first masking stage
  • Producing written and verbal reports on service and repair activity
  • Reporting to the workshop controller in order to obtain authorisation
  • Completing all administrative procedures (including warranty)
  • Dismantling and rebuilding vehicles as instructed by Estimate/Job card, or special instructions from the Production Lead relating to service and repair work
  • Maintaining a clean, tidy and safe working environment
  • Attending meetings and training programmes as and when required
  • Assisting with development and training of other technicians.

The Person:

A successful MET Technician will:

  • Have working knowledge and experience of vehicle mechanical and suspension repairs
  • Have relevant mechanical and suspension qualifications
  • Ideally have Senior ATA MET accreditation
  • Have working knowledge of H&S responsibilities
  • Manufacturing experience
  • Steering Geometry alignment and adjustment experience
  • Glazing, minor panel repairs
  • Have experience preparation and priming of a new / repaired panel to first masking stage
  • Have experience with air conditioning system evacuation and recharge
  • Have experience working with Fibreglass.

How to Apply:

To be considered for this role please apply or contact Krissy on 02476 238339 or


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